Service with a Summertime Twist!

Service with a Summertime Twist!

Here in the heat of July, a number of our past winners are continuing to make a difference with projects that scream, “Summer!” From playgrounds to outdoor art, kids’ camps to gardening, we love the summery slant to these winners’ work. We recently caught up with a few of them to see what they’re doing these days to help other people and our planet.

Words of Wisdom for Graduates from Barron Prize Founder T. A. Barron

Words of Wisdom for Graduates from Barron Prize Founder T. A. Barron

We’re thrilled to celebrate this month the high school graduations of several of our past Barron Prize winners. As they and so many others mark this milestone and head into their next chapters, we thought it fitting to reprint a graduation address given by author and Barron Prize founder T. A. Barron.

Crafting a Top-Notch Application: Tips from Former Prize Winners

Crafting a Top-Notch Application: Tips from Former Prize Winners

We’re often asked at this time of year what makes a strong Barron Prize application. We’ve turned to the experts – our former winners – for help in answering that question. Here, six of our 2018 winners offer their tips for submitting an application that stands out.

Launching the 2019 Barron Prize with Gratitude!

Launching the 2019 Barron Prize with Gratitude!

As we head into a new year of the Barron Prize, we’re full of gratitude! We’re grateful we’ll again be awarding each of our winners $10,000 — double the prize amount of previous years. We’re thankful for the continuing support of our national partners and for the recent addition of several new ones. And we so appreciate the ongoing strong media coverage of our winners’ work, knowing those stories will inspire others to action.